(MAM) & Yard School of Art offer American, Native American, & contemporary art exhibitions, programs, & classes in NJ

The Montclair Art Museum thanks all of its wonderful volunteers!


The dedication of volunteers has been central to the growth and vitality of the Montclair Art Museum. By helping to create a diverse community of MAM members who reach out and serve the public, our volunteers further the mission of the Museum.


It is only with your help that we are able to serve so many in our community. Won't you get involved today?


Applications for Volunteer Positions:

Adult Volunteer
High School/ Junior High School Volunteer

Volunteer Activities
Volunteers assist with numerous activities. Here's a sampling of activities volunteers typically participate in:
  • Art Truck
    Engage with MAM's wider community, assist with art projects, and promote the Montclair Art Museum. Must be able provide your own transportation to offsite events (up to 20 miles from the Montclair Art Museum).
  • Children’s and Family Programs
    Assist with arts and crafts activities at children’s and family events held throughout the year.
  • Clerical Help
    Provide clerical support to the various Museum departments, including such tasks as computer data entry, envelope stuffing, and filing.
  • Docent Program, Education Department
    Due to limited space in the Docent Program, training for new docents is held every other year.
  • Fundraising
    Be a part of MAM's fundraising activities.
  • Gardening and Grounds
    Assist in the care and maintenance of the plantings on Museum grounds.
  • Membership Tables
    Promote the benefits of MAM membership at Museum and community events.
  • The Store at MAM
    Assist customers both in front of and behind the sales desk and help with inventory and other auxiliary activities.
  • Special Events
    Lend a hand at Members’ Openings, lectures, and other special events by registering guests, pouring wine, distributing programs, etc.
  • Yard School of Art
    Serve as volunteer assistant to art teachers during children's classes and at children's birthday art parties.


For more information, please contact:
Sophiana Leto, Development Associate, Volunteers & Major Gifts, 973-259-5124, sleto@montclairartmuseum.org